Sydney

Cheap Car Rentals in Sydney

Sydney, NSW, Australia
4 Feb — 11 Feb
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Sydney, NSW, Australia
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Sydney Car Rentals in 2023

Most popular companyCARHOOD
Price of petrol per litreAED 4.23
Average price per dayAED 36
Cheapest price per dayAED 33

What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Sydney?

January

AED 209

February

AED 172

March

AED 209

April

AED 260

May

AED 216

June

AED 205

July

AED 209

August

AED 194

September

AED 205

October

AED 194

November

AED 198

December

AED 253

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Sydney is February. The most expensive time to rent a car is April. The cheapest prices for each month are shown above, but prices will vary based on availability, how far out you book your rental car, and of course, car type.

Compare available car types for hire in Sydney

Small cars

AED 117 - AED 214

All Car Types

AED 162 - AED 322

To hire a Small car in Sydney, Australia, you would pay an average price of AED 154/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a Small car in Sydney, Australia (~AED 117/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is March (~AED 214/day). In fact, February is about 25% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small hire for Sydney. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Sydney, hiring a Small car saves you 33% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

To hire a Medium car in Sydney, Australia, you would pay an average price of AED 225/day. July is the cheapest month to hire a Medium car in Sydney, Australia (~AED 175/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is May (~AED 299/day). In fact, July is about 23% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium hire for Sydney. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Sydney, hiring a Medium car saves you 3% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

To hire a Large car in Sydney, Australia, you would pay an average price of AED 264/day. September is the cheapest month to hire a Large car in Sydney, Australia (~AED 169/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is March (~AED 444/day). In fact, September is about 37% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large hire for Sydney. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Sydney, hiring a Large car is 14% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

To hire a SUV car in Sydney, Australia, you would pay an average price of AED 252/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a SUV car in Sydney, Australia (~AED 151/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is May (~AED 397/day). In fact, February is about 41% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV hire for Sydney. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Sydney, hiring a SUV car is 9% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

To hire a Van car in Sydney, Australia, you would pay an average price of AED 166/day. January is the cheapest month to hire a Van car in Sydney, Australia (~AED 273/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~AED 499/day). In fact, January is about 0% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Van hire for Sydney. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Sydney, hiring a Van car saves you 28% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

Top rental agencies in Sydney

All major car rental suppliers in Sydney

Budget

8.5
Very Good
16 reviews5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.8

Comfort

8.7

Overall

8.4

Pick-up/drop-off

8.4

Value

7.6

Enterprise

8.0
Very Good
1 review4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.0

Comfort

8.0

Overall

8.0

Pick-up/drop-off

8.0

Value

8.0

Hertz

7.5
Good
10 reviews5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.8

Comfort

7.8

Overall

7.3

Pick-up/drop-off

7.3

Value

7.1

Thrifty

7.4
Good
16 reviews8 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.8

Comfort

7.7

Overall

7.4

Pick-up/drop-off

7.2

Value

7.1

Firefly

7.4
Good
4 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.0

Comfort

8.0

Overall

7.2

Pick-up/drop-off

6.4

Value

6.8

Ace Rental Cars

7.4
Good
3 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.6

Comfort

7.4

Overall

7.4

Pick-up/drop-off

7.2

Value

7.4

Sixt

6.3
Okay
17 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.4

Comfort

6.4

Overall

6.2

Pick-up/drop-off

6.1

Value

6.4

Europcar

6.1
Okay
12 reviews6 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.1

Comfort

7.0

Overall

6.0

Pick-up/drop-off

6.5

Value

5.8

Car Rental FAQs

What is the cheapest hire car found in Sydney?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under AED 131/day when booking a car hire in Sydney. The absolute best deal a user found was for AED 120/day from CarHood, booked on Jul. 28.

Which car rental company is considered to be the best in Sydney?

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Apex (9.5 rating), Budget (8.5 rating) and Enterprise (8.0 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Sydney.

What are gas prices like in Sydney?

The average price of petrol in Sydney is AED 4.23/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between AED 190 and AED 275 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

How much does it cost to hire a car in Sydney for a week from CarHood?

CarHood is a popular option for travellers looking for car hire in Sydney. You can expect the average cost of car hire to be about AED 492 per week.

How far in advance should I hire a car in Sydney for the best price?

Our data suggests that booking early can save you up to 7% on a hire car in Sydney. Take advantage of below-average prices by booking at least 90 days prior to your desired date.

Can I rent a car for a month in Sydney?

The length of time you can book a rental for is subject to the inventory of the supplier. When renting a vehicle from Sydney it should be possible to rent a car for a whole month if needed.

How much does it cost to rent a car in Sydney for a month?

Typically, a monthly car rental in Sydney can be found for AED 2,107. You can find car rental deals for AED 70 a day on average.

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